FERRY BOAT TO SKYROS
The most convenient and easiest is by the ferry boat that arrives and departs from the port of Linaria on a daily basis. The ferry boat is operated by the “Skyros Shipping Company” that operates between Skyros and the port of Kymi on the nearby island of Evia. The ferry boat “Achilleas” is a very moden and comfortable boat, that can hold a large number of passengers and vehicles. Getting to Evia can be done by either car or by the KTEL National Buses that operate to and from Kymi on a regular basis.
USEFUL TELEPHONE NUMBERS:
Ferry Boat Agency – Kymi Evia: 22220 22020 / 22522
Ferry Boat Agency – Skyros: 22220 91790
Ferry Boat Agency – Linaria Port: 22220 93465
FLIGHTS TO SKYROS
There is also an airport located in the northern region of Skyros, that caters for both domestic and charter flights from across Europe. Flying to Skyros is a popular method of travel for those that are visiting from abroad. The international airport code of Skyros is SKU.
From Athens airport, there are three flights a week, to and from Skyros. These take place on Mondat-Wednesday, and Friday.
AEGEAN airlines operate from Athens “EL VENIZELOS” aiport to Skyros “TRACHY” airport using Airbus 320/319.
SKY EXPRESS operattes the flights from Thessaloniki “MACEDONIA”airport using jetstream 41 planes.
From Thessaloniki, there are also three weekly flights that take place on Monday, Tuesday and Saturday.